Susan Kravitz joins Townsquare Media as Senior Vice President, Head of National Digital Sales
Kravitz joined Say Media as head of global sales earlier in 2015, and before that was Vice President, National Sales Digital at Discovery Communications
GREENWICH, Conn. – December 21, 2015 — Townsquare Media, Inc. announced today that senior digital advertising executive, Susan Kravitz, has joined the Company as Senior Vice President, Head of National Digital Sales. In this role, Ms. Kravitz will oversee the Company’s national digital and branded entertainment sales efforts and develop innovative experiential and marketing solutions for the Company’s national digital business.
Townsquare Media is one of the most popular music and entertainment communities on the web. Its portfolio of premium music and entertainment brands attracts and engages over 65 million monthly consumers in the U.S. across social, mobile and desktop platforms, as reported by Comscore. Townsquare’s digital assets include 11 million Facebook Fans, a database of over two million active consumers, and a YouTube MCN with more than 300 channels that generated more than 200 million views in 2015. In her new role, Ms. Kravitz will work directly with major strategic advertising and marketing partners to develop and execute new, unique and effective advertising programs. Alex Brough will continue to lead Townsquare Media’s West Coast National Digital Sales office based in Los Angeles. In addition, Townsquare Media announced the promotion of Emelyn Ocampo to Vice President Solutions & Branded Entertainment.
“We are thrilled to have Susan join Townsquare Media to lead and manage our national digital, experiential and branded entertainment sales team as we continue to aggressively grow the business,” commented Bill Wilson, Executive Vice President & Chief Digital Officer, Townsquare Media. “Susan’s impressive background spanning sales, agency and content creation brings a winning skillset to our team. Her previous roles at premium entertainment and media brands are an asset, and coupled with her dynamic leadership are a major boon as our national team grows in 2016 and beyond.”
Ms. Kravitz has 20 years of experience in advertising sales and marketing solutions, and most recently was Head of Global Sales at Say Media. Prior to joining Say Media, Ms. Kravitz was Vice President of National Digital Sales at Discovery Communication and previously held senior sales and marketing positions at major media and entertainment companies such as Meredith, OMD, BBDO and Brightline. She is also an Emmy winner and multi Emmy nominated producer.
“I am so excited to be working with Townsquare Media,” said Ms. Kravitz. “With an engaged audience of over 65 million consumers and a diverse portfolio of assets spanning digital media, on the ground events and bespoke content creation, we deliver a one stop solution to our partners. Our ability to sit with clients, understand their needs and build solutions that deliver on their needs, is a win-win. As we grow our national digital business, I am excited to be working with such a talented team as we drive revenue and become integrals partners with clients and agencies alike.”